Ajoutons un peu de nature dans Wikipedia

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. On the 18th of October the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision welcomed 19 participants to their second Europeana Sounds edit-a-thon. After a day of hard work and fun the participants enriched 84 Wikipedia articles with cultural heritage of wildlife. […]

Participez à un safari des sons avec la British Library et Wikimedia

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. On Saturday 8th October 2016 the British Library will be hosting its second Europeana Sounds Wikipedia edit-a-thon. Everyone is welcome to participate (for free) and you can even join in the fun remotely. […]

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Enrichir Wikipedia n’a jamais été aussi amusant !

Cet article est uniquement disponible en anglais. On the 7th November the British Library held its first Europeana Sounds edit-a-thon and had a very successful day. Our focus was the British Wildlife Collection, and we had great support via social media from local wildlife societies who spread the word about the event to their members […]

Edit-a-thon à la British Library : les sons de la faune

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. Have a passion for sounds, nature, or just for making Wikipedia better? If yes, and you’ll be in or near London on Saturday 7th November, then come along to the British Library! Image from British Library Flickr stream , CC BY. […]

Comment vous pouvez parcourir le monde grâce à 3 000 sons d’Europeana

Cet article est disponible uniquement en anglais. The creak of footsteps in the snow. The thwack of a snow shovel making contact with the pavement. An eerie alarm coming from an apartment building. A dog barking, his woof echoing off surrounding buildings. The sound of a metro train stopping, the pistons forcing the doors open. That whoosh as a train stops on the platform behind you. Horses hooves on cobbles as a tram rattles past – two centuries crashing into each other. The whizz pop of video games, and the clink of coins being won in an amusement arcade – a sound from childhood holidays. […]

Rossignol et baisemains français: promenade ludique à travers la nature et le folklore

Cet article est disponible en anglais et en allemand ci-dessous. In the arts, the nightingale has forever been an important symbol for love, as a herald of spring, a source of inspiration, as well as for melancholy and death. In music, she dominates over all other birds due to her virtuosity and extensive repertoire. The universal scholar Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680) considers the nightingale’s song as nature’s perfect idea of musical art and likely presents in his compendium “Musurgia Universalis” (1650) the first transcription of its song. […]